Mary Ann Holloway

21 December 1876–22 November 1948 (Age 71)
Newfoundland, Canada

The Life of Mary Ann

Mary Ann Holloway was born on 21 December 1876, in Newfoundland, Canada as the daughter of William Holloway and Isabella Hancock. She married Charles Weston Engels on 23 August 1902, in Kings, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 22 November 1948, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, at the age of 71.

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Charles Weston Engels
Mary Ann Holloway
Marriage: 23 August 1902
Ashley Weston Engels

Spouse and Children

    Charles Weston Engels



23 August 1902
Kings, New York, United States


    Ashley Weston Engels


Parents and Siblings

    William Holloway


    Isabella Hancock




    James Holloway


    William Henry Holloway


    Mary Anne Holloway


    Thomas Hancock Holloway


    Philip C. Holloway


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous minor places so called, from Old English hol ‘hollow’, ‘sunken’ + weg ‘way’, ‘path’. In Ireland, it has sometimes been Gaelicized as Ó hAilmhic ( see Hulvey ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Annie Engels in household of Charles W Engels, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Anna Holloway in entry for Ashley Weston Engels, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"
  • Annie Marie Holloway, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"

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